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Animal defenses.

Animal defenses.

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Published by Scholastic in [Jefferson City, Mo.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Camouflage (Biology) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Animal behavior -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Big books.

  • About the Edition

    Discover how animals disguise themselves through many different types of camouflage. Use activities and experiments to explore camouflage.

    Edition Notes

    Title from cover.

    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesBig science
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16627123M
    ISBN 100590725785

    An educational video for kids. This is a video showing how animals have different defenses. The example shown is of a hog snake "defending" itself against a curious kitten, a sea otter pursuing a crab, a porcupine fending off lions, a rhinoceros, a squid against a barracuda, and a puffer fish defending itself against an otter.  (). An animal’s primary defenses are backed up by behaviors known as secondary defenses. The animal uses its secondary defenses when it confronts a predator. A gazelle uses secondary defenses when it stamps, stots, and runs away—or if it is caught by a cheetah or other predator.

      Plenty of animals will run a mile from a foul stench, too. While camouflage, tough skins, and fierce looks are among animals’ great defenses, these five species know that everyone runs from a big stink. (Also see “Top 5 Animal Defense Tactics.”) Vulture. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Animal Behavior: Animal Defenses by Christina Wilsdon (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Learn more about defenses of insects Animals can do some pretty amazing things to protect themselves from danger including mimicking the looks of dangerous creatures, using camouflage to hide, and wearing distinctive markings and colors to warn predators. Look Inside Animals and their offspring must defend themselves against danger from nature or enemies. From hard shells to camouflage, animals use their physical characteristics to help keep them safe. This nonfiction Beginning-to-Read book contains high-frequency words and content vocabulary. Connecting Concepts pages include a word list along with activities to strengthen early science and.


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Animal Defenses gives students a comprehensive look at the many ways animals use to defend themselves, including claws, teeth, spikes, and more. Detailed photographs and an engaging topic will inspire students to compare and contrast these different animal defenses.

The book can also be used to teach students how to connect to prior knowledge. The entire book is inviting. Animal Defenses is a good adjunct to a classroom unit on animal behavior. An extensive index makes it easy to find a specific animal ―Science Books and Films I was amazed at most of the information that is provided in this well-researched book.

If it intrigues an adult, it is sure to have children saying WOW. /5(4). Animal Defenses (Animal Behavior) Library Binding – April 1, by Christina Wilsdon (Author) › Visit Amazon's Christina Wilsdon Page.

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Animal Defense Against Predators Throughout millions of years of evolution, animals have evolved numerous ways of defending themselves against predators. Obviously, being able to flee a predator is the choice of many prey animals we can consider. However, there are some often overlooked but interesting methods of defense which involve deception.

Animal Defenses presents the wide variety of physical and behavioral adaptations used by animals and insects in their struggle to survive and explores how scientists continue to make new discoveries about the age-old maneuvering between predator and prey.

Animal Behavior highlights the many amazing animal and insect adaptations found in : Chelsea House Publishers. Invite students to turn to Animal Behavior: Animal Defenses: Reading for Gist and Unfamiliar Vocabulary on page 4 of their Animal Defenses research notebook and display a copy. Cold call students to read the directions aloud as the class reads along silently in their heads.

Animal defenses. [Mary Lindeen] -- "Animals and their offspring must defend themselves against danger from nature or enemies. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mary Lindeen. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Animal defenses. Animals. Animal behavior. Armored.

Get this from a library. Animal defenses. [Malcolm Penny; Carolyn Franklin] -- Discusses methods of animal defense, including shells, armor, poison, bites, camouflage, and playing dead. Includes a section on animals which need help in being defended. Defense mechanisms are very important to all animal life.

Animals in every biome must eat to survive. With predators being high on the food chain and always on the lookout for a meal, prey must constantly avoid being eaten. Adaptations that prey employ adds to Author: Regina Bailey. Animal defenses; Lists With This Book; 4th Grade - EL Reading Curriculum + Show More - Show Fewer Details Our Original Resources 2.

Nonfiction Read and Respond Mutli-Leveled Lesson. Created by TeachingBooks. Create Lesson Share. Submit Qualitative Text. Animal Defenses reveals the unique ways in which animals protect themselves.

Easy-to-do experiments and activities explain the tricks animals use to help them survive. With stunning, realistic illustrations, this book is an innovative approach to understanding animal life. A gazelle fawn’s primary defenses include its ability to lie still and its concealing coat color.

An animal’s primary defenses are backed up by behaviors known as secondary defenses. The animal uses its secondary defenses when it confronts a predator. A gazelle uses secondary defenses when it stamps, stots, and runs away—or if it is caughtFile Size: 7MB.

In Undercover Animals, early fluent readers learn about animals such as the zebra, octopus, and Arctic hare that protect themselves against predators with camouflage. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they explore the unique adaptations of these undercover animals.

An infographic illustrates different methods animals use to blend in, and an activity. Buy a cheap copy of Animal Defenses: Based on the Television book by Ogden Tanner.

Introduction / Ogden Tanner -- Cover and concealment -- Camouflage and disguise -- Warning signals -- Bluffs and threats -- Groups and coalitions -- Fight or Free shipping over $   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Animal defenses by Ogden Tanner,Time-Life Films edition, in English Animal defenses ( edition) | Open LibraryAuthor: Ogden Tanner. Insects that look like leaves, snakes that play dead, fish that fly, and toads with poisonous skin--these animals are among the many creatures that defend themselves in fascinating ways.

Almost every animal is hunted as food by some other kind of animal and has developed ways to defend itself against predators. Animal Defenses presents the wide variety of physical and behavioral adaptations 4/5(2).Review dinosaur defenses, and that many animals nowadays have defenses similar to dinosaurs.

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